Running through History
Running through History
Duration: 1-2 hours depending on the selected route
Difficulty level: from easy to difficult depending on the route
Distance: 5km, 7.5km and 11km
Group size: up to 8 people
Minimum no. of participants: 3 people*
Languages: English, Greek
Whether you would like to see Athens from a different point of view, or you simply want a company who knows the best jogging routes in town, we have the fittest solution for our guests in Athens. We offer a wellness twist in your holidays through a run with one of our professional coaches.
During the activity, you will start your day by feeling the morning vibe as the city wakes up, enjoy the sight-seeing and stay fit at the same time. Our professional personal trainer and running concierge will guide you through a specially-designed route that includes the best cultural landmarks and scenic attractions of Athens.
The tour is available in three different versions: the short version (~5km), the medium (~7.5km) and the long version (~11km) depending on the fitness goals and health conditions of each participant.
- Route 1 main stops:
Panathenaic Stadium (Kalimarmaro) - Zappeion - National Garden - Syntagma & Parliament - Herodes Atticus - Zappeion - Hadrian's Arch & Temple of Olympian Zeus - Arditou - Panathenaic Stadium.
Relative distance: 5km, duration: 1 h, difficulty: easy.
- Route 2 main stops:
Acropolis (Metro station) - D. Areopagitou Str - Herodes Atticus - Pnika - Thission - Adrianou Str. - Anafiotika - Mitropoleos - Syntagma & Parliament - National Garden - Zappeion - Panathenaic Stadium - Hadrian's Arch & Temple of Olympian Zeus - Acropolis (Metro station).
Relative distance: 7.5km, duration: 1 h 15 min, difficulty: moderate.
- Route 3 main stops:
Acropolis (Metro station) - D. Areopagitou Str. - Herodes Atticus - Pnika - Thission - Ermou street - Kerameikos - Adrianou - Anafiotika - Syntagma & Parliament - National Garden - Presidential Palace - Panathenaic Stadium - Zappeion - Hadrian's Arch & Temple of Olympian Zeus - Acropolis (Metro station).
Relative distance: 11km, duration: 1,5-2 h, difficulty: high.
All running tours are realized under the guidance of a professional running concierge.
- Running tour under the guidance of a professional trainer who will give you all the necessary information for keeping the suitable pace during the entire run
- Information about the cultural landmarks of Athens that you will see along the way
- Bottled water and snack at the end of the route
- Digital pictures
What's not included:
- Transportation tickets to and from our meeting point
- Entries to monuments and museums along the route
- Any other meals and drinks non specified above
This experience is ideal for runners and city explorers.
Please make sure that you wear comfortable clothes and shoes, as well as sunscreen and a hat, especially during summer months.
Cancellation policy: Full refund is provided in case you cancel at least 24 hours before the realization of the tour.
*For any further enquiries and private tour requests, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.